Tierra Amarilla


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Chile / Atacama, Region (III. Region) / Copiapó, Provinz / Tierra Amarilla

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Tierra Amarilla, Copiapó, Atacama, CL
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Minerals (Count: 97)

Mineral images (1 Images total)

Fibroferrit xx
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Fibroferrit xx

Fundort: Tierra Amarilla, Copiapó, Atacama, Chile; Größe: 31 mm

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Rocks (Count: 2)

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Reference- and Source indication, Literature


  • Rose (1833). Fibroferrit. (Typ-Publ.)
  • Linck (1888). Quenstedtit. (Typ-Publ.)
  • Ungemach, H. (1933). Paracoquimbit, Amarillit. C.R.Acad.Sci. Paris 197, 1133. (Typ-Publ.)
  • Am.Min. 61:189.
  • Keller, P.C. (1984). Iquique, Copiapo and Chanarcillo - Mark Chance Bandy, 1935. Min. Rec., Vol.15, H.2, S.67-74.
  • Anthony et al. (2003). Paracoquimbit, Fibroferrit, Amarillit. Handbook of Mineralogy 5, 527 (Paracoquimbit), 226 (Fibroferrit), 16 (Amarillit), 572 (Quenstedtit).